St Michael’s Line

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We visited Glastonbury last week with visitors, which is always a special place. History, magic, hippies, quirkiness. One of the most charming aspects of that unique town is the range of bookshops, mostly devoted to esoterica of all kinds. Over the years I have become, like many others, intrigued with the idea of connection between humanity and the earth. As …

Dad’s Egypt Photos

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Dad was in Egypt just after the end of World War II, 1946 – 1947. Some of his photographs were in an album, and others kept neatly in Craven ‘A’ cigarette tins. I am not sure what camera he was using, but the negatives that remain were 120 film. Sorting through his work, one of his areas of interest was …